Flights to Leipzig

Discover Leipzig: One of the Most Vibrant Cities in Germany

Cuisine, Culture, Nature

Leipzig, one of Germany's prettiest cities due to restoring many of the old buildings to how they looked before they were destroyed or damaged in World War II, is very well known for its arts, music, and culture, along with its hipster vibes. Explore Corendon Airlines' affordable and flexible Leipzig flights and immediately book your flight to this magical city.

Feature / Location

One of Germany's prettiest cities / The largest city in the state of Saxony




A moderately continental climate, the best weather is usually May - Late September

Time Zone

GMT +1


Leipzig/Halle Airport


Go canoe riding; visit the Belantis Theme Park

Leipzig, Germany, is a city based on three rivers and played a key role in the fall of communism, the collapse of the Berlin Wall, and the uniting of Germany in 1939. Leipzig is and always will be a city with spirited people. Leipzig's culture has developed through the years with a mix of history, literature, and music, making the city an amazing place to visit. Search Corendon Airlines for the most suitable flights to Leipzig now and discover this beautiful city.

What Is Leipzig Best Known for?

Leipzig is best known for its art, music, and culture. The city is full of galleries, museums, and concert halls. Known as a center of music from classical to modern-day dark genres, Leipzig has one of Germany's most well-known opera houses.

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Leipzig Cuisine

Leipzig Cuisine Bachtaler
Leipzig Cuisine Bachtaler


Bachtaler is a savory pastry made by confectioner René Kandler. The Bachtaler is chocolate filled with ganache, fresh cream, and buttercream. At the heart of this delicious dessert lies a daring coffee bean – turning it into a pastry that will definitely make you smile.

Leipzig Cuisine Leipzig Linden-Taler
Leipzig Cuisine Leipzig Linden-Taler

Leipzig Linden-Taler

Leipzig Linden-Taler is a perfect dessert to take home as a souvenir for your friends, family, or even yourself. The lime blossom honey-cream truffle filling makes the 25 g delicacies probably the largest chocolates in the world. What makes this sweet so different is the beautiful 20-page brochure in German and English that comes with the Taler full of images of Leipzig and the city's history.

Leipzig Cuisine Leipziger Allerlei
Leipzig Cuisine Leipziger Allerlei

Leipziger Allerlei

The most famous dish in Leipzig is the Leipziger Allerlei. A vegetable dish made from steamed peas, carrots, asparagus, and mushrooms is usually served with bread dumplings and crayfish. It has been popular in Leipzig since the 19th century. Be sure to try this dish the traditional way at one of the local Leipzig restaurants. To experience this magical city for yourself, make sure to book the next flight to Leipzig from Corendon Airlines and start your journey.

Leipzig Culture

Leipzig Culture Altes Rathaus
Leipzig Culture Altes Rathaus

Altes Rathaus

Looking for things to do in Leipzig? Look no further. The Old Town Hall, Altes Rathaus, located in Leipzig city center, is part of Renaissance architecture and was built in 1556. Home of the Museum of City History, taking us on a journey from medieval times to the present day, exhibits a miniature replica of the city in the 19th century. During the year, the old town hall is home to many events, exhibitions, and concerts with its impressive, elegant ballroom. The square where the Old Town Hall is located is also home to other old buildings you can admire. The court is also home to great markets and festivals, and if you're lucky enough to visit during Christmas, you will find the famous German Christmas Market.

Leipzig Culture St. Thomas Church
Leipzig Culture St. Thomas Church

St. Thomas Church

St Thomas Church is home to the remains of Johann Sebastian Bach, the composer. A must-add to your Leipzig things-to-do list, this church is a beautiful Romanesque and neo-gothic building that dates back to the 12th century. The church was destroyed in World War II and needed to be restored and was then reopened in 2000. It features a marble baptismal font showing biblical scenes. If you visit over a Friday or Saturday, you can schedule your visiting hours to align with one of the St Thomas Boys choir performances, which is sure to be a highlight of your Leipzig holiday. You can easily reach any one of these tourist-packed destinations by searching Corendon Airlines' cheap flights to Leipzig.

Leipzig Nature

Leipzig Nature Leipzig Zoo
Leipzig Nature Leipzig Zoo

Leipzig Zoo

Leipzig Zoo, founded in 1878, is home to wildlife from Africa, Asia, and South America. There are over 5,000 different animals in the zoo, including a Siberian tiger. Enclosures are as natural as possible, with six themed exhibits, including an aquarium and an ape enclosure. Some live interactions during the day give you a chance to feed the animals and learn more about them. To make the most of your zoo visit at your own pace, it's best to set aside at least 3 hours for the tour.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Leipzig

What is the currency in Leipzig?

The Leipzig currency is the Euro.

Is Leipzig worth visiting?

Young people from all over Europe have been drawn to the city because of its accessibility, diversity, and openness, creating a scene that sets trends in dance, music, and visual arts. Leipzig is undoubtedly worth visiting if you want to take advantage of everything it offers.

Where is Leipzig located?

At the confluence of the White Elster and its tributaries Pleiße and Parthe, which form an extensive inland delta in the city known as "Leipziger Gewässerknoten" and along which Europe's largest intra-city alluvial forest has developed, Leipzig is situated approximately 160 km southwest of Berlin in the southernmost part of the North German Plain (the Leipzig Bay).

How many days in Leipzig is enough for sightseeing?

When visiting Leipzig on your subsequent trip to Germany, give yourself at least two days. Our Leipzig destination guide shows you exactly what to do in Leipzig in two days and will lead you around the city.

Leipzig flight ticket

Cheapest flight ticket Airport Flight duration Cheapest date
Antalya → Leipzig
flight ticket: 34.99 EUR
Leipzig Airport 2 hr 25 min 17 Jun 2024


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Direct Flights to Leipzig

Corendon Airlines connects you from Leipzig to GreeceEgypt, and TurkeyLeipzig flights offered by Corendon Airlines are both economical as well as comfortable. Direct Leipzig flights are competitively priced annually on the Corendon Airlines website and mobile app. 

Destination Airport: Leipzig/Halle Airport (LEJ)  
Hurghada - Leipzig flight duration   4:50 hours
Heraklion - Leipzig flight duration  3:10 hours
Antalya - Leipzig flight duration  3:25 hours


Affordable Flight Tickets to Leipzig

Your first step to getting the best Leipzig flight deals is to visit the Corendon Airlines website or app. The best option for cheap flights to Leipzig is to monitor the Leipzig flight tickets page. Leipzig to Antalya is a very popular route with three to four flights a week throughout the year.

Leipzig Accommodation

There are four different areas to stay in Leipzig. Leipzig Zentrum, a hive of activity with a large part pedestrianized, is perfect for those wanting to be close to the center for shops, restaurants, local life, and some of the top attractions. Süd-Ost is known in the south of the city and is one of the best places to stay in Leipzig since it is near the university campus and Botanical Gardens with various streets, bars, and restaurants, including the famous Reudnitz brewery. Zentrum – Süd, the center south home to the music quarter and a charming part of the city, is easy to access and is a good place for families to stay. Ost, the center east of the town, is more of a residential area and a quieter place, yet it is where you can mingle with the locals. There are various Leipzig hotels and apartments throughout the city, from basic to 4*. If you really want to absorb the culture of Leipzig, we recommend you stay in a hotel in one of the historically protected buildings of the city. Remember to check out Corendon Airlines' hotel options to land on an accommodation suitable for your taste and preferences.

Leipzig Weather

With its moderately continental climate, Leipzig weather has pleasant summers and cold winters. During the summer months, temperatures are around 24/25°C. The best time to visit Leipzig is from May to late September. September is usually shorter but can be a little cold. Although the summers are pleasant, we recommend you take a jumper and jacket for the cooler evenings and always check the weather in Leipzig before planning your trip. An umbrella is also recommended as rain is common even in the summer.

19 C Light Rain
TODAY May 18, Sat
  • May 19, Sun 19 Light Rain
  • May 20, Mon 22 Few Clouds
  • May 21, Tue 25 Overcast Clouds
  • May 22, Wed 14 Light Rain
  • May 23, Thu 18 Light Rain